How old is Nile Rodgers?
Nile Rodgers is 71 years old.
What is Nile Rodgers Net Worth?
Nile Rodgers's net worth is $200 Million.
What is Nile Rodgers Birthday?
Nile Rodgers's birthday is 19/09/1952.
What is Nile Rodgers Zodiac Sign?
Nile Rodgers's zodiac sign is Virgo.
What is Nile Rodgers's Real Birth Name?
Nile Rodgers's real birth name is Nile Gregory Rodgers Jr..
Where is Nile Rodgers's Birthplace?
Nile Rodgers's birthplace is New York City, U.S..
How Tall is Nile Rodgers?
Nile Rodgers height is 5'7''.
What is Nile Rodgers Nationality?
Nile Rodgers nationality is United States.
What are Nile Rodgers's Professions?
Nile Rodgers's professions are Composer, Musician, Record Producer, Songwriter.
Who is Nile Rodgers's Partner(s)?
Who is Nile Rodgers?
Nile Rodgers is an American musician, record producer and composer. The co-founder of Chic, Rodgers has written, produced, and performed on records that have sold more than 500 million albums and 75 million singles worldwide. He is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a three-time Grammy Award-winner, and the chairman of the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Known for his "chucking" guitar style, Rolling Stone wrote in 2014 that "the full scope of Nile Rodgers' career is still hard to fathom". Formed as the Big Apple Band in 1972 with bassist Bernard Edwards, Chic released their self-titled debut album in 1977, including the hit singles "Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah)" and "Everybody Dance". The 1978 album C'est Chic produced the hits "I Want Your Love" and "Le Freak", with the latter selling more than seven million singles worldwide. The song "Good Times" from the 1979 album Risqué was a number one single on the pop and soul charts, and became one of the most-sampled songs of all time, "ushering in" hip-hop via the Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight", inspiring Queen's "Another One Bites the Dust", and anchoring the Daft Punk hit "Around the World". With Edwards, Rodgers wrote and produced music for other artists, including the songs "He's the Greatest Dancer" and "We Are Family" for Sister Sledge and "I'm Coming Out" and "Upside Down" for Diana Ross. After Chic's breakup in 1983, Rodgers produced several major albums and singles for other artists, including David Bowie's Let's Dance, "Original Sin" by INXS, Duran Duran's "The Reflex" and "Notorious", and Madonna's "Like a Virgin". He later worked with artists including The B-52s, Jeff Beck, Mick Jagger, Grace Jones, The Vaughan Brothers, Bryan Ferry, Christina Aguilera, Lady Gaga, and Daft Punk, winning three Grammy Awards in 2014 for his work on their album Random Access Memories.In 2018, Rodgers co-founded Hipgnosis Songs Fund, a publicly-traded music IP investment company.